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P. T. Barnum

Phineas Taylor Barnum was an American showman, politician, and businessman remembered for promoting celebrated hoaxes and for founding the Barnum & Bailey Circus. He was also an author, publisher, and philanthropist, though he said of himself: "I am a showman by profession… and all the gilding shall make nothing else of me". According to his critics, his personal aim was "to put money in his own coffers." He is widely credited with coining the adage "There's... Read More

BornPhineas Taylor Barnum
July 5, 1810
Bethel, Connecticut, United States
DiedApril 7, 1891 (aged 80)
Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
OccupationBusinessman (entertainment)

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